‘Football’ Category

Decker Named MIAC Football All-Conference, Four Others Named To Second Team

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released its 2017 Football Postseason Awards Tuesday, with Casey Decker (Sr., Mapleton, Minn.) earning a spot on the First Team Defense, four on the Second Team, and three honorable mentions.

Casey Decker Named CoSIDA Academic All-District

The 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Football Teams were released Thursday and Gustavus co-captain linebacker and punter Casey Decker (Sr., Mapleton, Minn.) was named to the District 6 Team, which features student-athletes of institutions from Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. The CoSIDA Academic All-District Teams recognize the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom.

Veldman, Berkner Garner MIAC Football Player Of The Week Accolades

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its football Athlete of the Week awards this afternoon, with Gustavus quarterback Michael Veldman (Jr., Becker, Minn.) earning the Offensive Player of the Week honor and Matt Berkner (Jr., Sleepy Eye, Minn.) receiving the Defensive Player Of The Week award. 

Football Posts Season Finale Shutout Over Carleton

The Gustvaus football team blanked Carleton College by a score of 52-0 during the season finale and senior day Saturday afternoon at Hollingsworth Field, finishing the season with a 5-5 overall record and 4-4 mark in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Football Hosts Carleton During Season Finale, Senior Day

The Gustavus football team is set to host the season finale Saturday afternoon versus Carleton College. The Gusties (4-5, 3-4 MIAC) will face the Knights (0-9, 0-7 MIAC) during senior day at Hollingsworth Field. 

Gustie Football Downed 58-7 At No. 4 St. Thomas

The Gustavus football team closed out its 2017 road schedule with a 58-7 loss at the No. 4-ranked University of St. Thomas Saturday afternoon. The Tommies limited the Gusties to just one touchdown and outmatched the Gustavus defense with a balanced offensive attack. 

Football Prepares For No. 4-Ranked Tommies

The Gustavus football team is set for a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup at the No. 4-ranked University of St. Thomas Saturday afternoon in St. Paul, Minn. The Gusties (4-4, 3-3 MIAC), who recently snapped a three-game losing skid last week, look forward to a tough task ahead versus the Tommies (7-1, 6-0 MIAC), the top team in the conference. 

Football Gets Back On Track With 41-13 Win Over St. Olaf

The Gustavus football team snapped a three-game losing skid with a 41-13 victory over St. Olaf College Saturday afternoon at Hollingsworth Field. 

Football Looks To Snap Losing Streak, Hosting St. Olaf

The Gustavus football team is set to host St. Olaf College Saturday afternoon at Hollingsworth Field. The Gusties (3-4, 2-3 MIAC) look to snap their three-game losing skid, taking on the Oles (4-3, 3-2 MIAC), who are currently riding a three-game winning streak. 

Football Downed By No. 7/8 Johnnies 41-17

The Gustavus football team couldn't overcome a 34-point first half deficit during a 41-17 loss against the No. 7/8-ranked Saint John's University Johnnies Saturday afternoon at Clemens Stadium.